World Cup: Rohr releases 30-man provisional squad [FULL LIST]

BREAKING: 2018 World Cup: Rohr releases 30-man provisional squad [FULL LIST]

BREAKING: 2018 World Cup: Rohr releases 30-man provisional squad [FULL LIST]

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has called up in-form Kano Pillars striker Junior Lokosa ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup squad.

Fellow midfielders Ogenyi Onazi and Wilfred Ndidi also made the list.

Gernot Rohr has stuck with the quartet of Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Dele Ajiboye, Daniel Akpeyi and youngster Francis Uzoho in the goalkeeping department. Seven of them are to be dropped by June 4.

Chelsea wingback Moses was Nigeria's top scorer in the qualifying campaign with three goals, while Captain Mikel Obi, Iwobi, Simon and Iheanacho weighed in with two goals each.

The 24-year-old is expected to lead the home-based Super Eagles in their upcoming friendly against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday, May 22, before joining up with the first team for friendlies against Congo, England and the Czech Republic.

Goalkeepers: Ikechukwu Ezenwa (Enyimba, Nigeria); Francis Uzoho (Deportivo La Coruna, Spain); Daniel Akpeyi (Chippa United, South Africa); Dele Ajiboye (Plateau United, Nigeria).

Defenders include: Stephen Eze, Tyronne Ebuehi, William Troost-Ekong, Leon Balogun, Olaoluwa Aina, Kenneth Omeruo, Bryan Idowu, Chidozie Awaziem, Abdullahi Shehu and Elderson Echiejile.

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